The 30-Day Fed Funds futures and options contracts are important risk management tools for anyone who wants to hedge against, or speculate on changes, in short-term interest rates brought about by changes in Federal Reserve monetary policy. This fact card gives a snapshot of who uses these contracts and why, plus the contract specifications you need to know to begin trading.
CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. The company is comprised of four Designated Contract Markets (DCMs). Further information on each exchange's rules and product listings can be found by clicking on the links to CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX.